Events & Webinars
21st Annual International Symposium on Therapeutic Ultrasound
06-07-2022 12:00 am
20th International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology 2022
06-12-2022 12:00 am
European Association of Neuro-Oncology (EANO) Annual Meeting 2022
09-15-2022 12:00 am
13th Interventional MRI Symposium
10-14-2022 12:00 am
8th International Symposium on Focused Ultrasound
10-23-2022 12:00 am
AdvaMed's The MedTech Conference
10-24-2022 12:00 am
What is Focused Ultrasound?
Like a magnifying glass focusing beams of light on a single point, focused ultrasound concentrates ultrasound energy on a target in the body without harming healthy surrounding tissue.
What can Focused Ultrasound Treat?Focused ultrasound is being researched for over 100 diseases worldwide. While most are in the early stages, commercial treatment is now available in the US for essential tremor, tremor-dominant Parkinson's disease, uterine fibroids, bone metastases, and the prostate, and others are being treated elsewhere.
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COS Hosts FUSF Preprint Server FocUS Archive, Providing a Nexus for Information Sharing in the Focused Ultrasound Community
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Focused Ultrasound by the Numbers *
Mechanisms of Action
* This information will be updated periodically.
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